<html> <head> <title>Minimal pairs - consonant sounds in British English: "cheap" and "jeep"</title> <META name="description" content="Discrimination exercises in the recognition and production of English phonemes: consonant sounds"> <META name="keywords" content="English,pronunciation,phonology,phonemes,vowel sounds,language,learning,teaching,efl,esl,elt"> </HEAD> <body text="#000000" link="#0000ff" vlink="#ff0000" bgcolor="#ffffff"> <p><a href="minimal.html">Index</a> | <a href="index.html">Home Page</a> | <a href="#" onClick="history.go(-1)">Back</a> | <a href="minimal4440.html">Next</a> <font color="#ffffff">-----------</font><b>Minimal Pairs</b></p> <p><img src="ph43.gif"> <font color="#ffffff">-----------------------</font><img src="ph44.gif"> <table border=0 cellspacing=5 cellpadding=5 width=520> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">cheap</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jeep</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">chore</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jaw</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">choke</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>joke</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">chin</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>gin</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">chain</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>Jane</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">cheer</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jeer</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">cheers</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jeers</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">cheering</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jeering</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">char</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jar</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">choose</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>Jews</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">choc</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>Jock</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">cherry</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>Jerry</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">chill</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>Jill</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">chump</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jump</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">chest</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>jest</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">batch</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>badge</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">etch</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>edge</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">larch</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>large</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">match</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>Madge</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">watch</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>wodge</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">rich</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>ridge</td> </tr> </table> </body> </html> </body> </html>